Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Post Type Selectors

Julius von Payer – the Teplice born explorer who discovered Franz Josef Land

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Table of Contents

Soldier, topographer, polar explorer, but also painter, Julius von Payer was a man of many skills. Despite being born in the West Bohemian spa town of Teplice, he is a figure unknown to most Czechs today.

most viewed

Subscribe Now